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generation

EN[ˌdʒɛnəˈɹeɪʃən] [-eɪʃən]
US
WGeneration
  • Generation is the act of producing offspring. In kinship terminology, it is a structural term designating the parent-child relationship. It is also known as biogenesis, reproduction, or procreation in the biological sciences.
FR génération
generation
generation
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
    Related Links:
    1. en generations
    2. en generational
    3. en generationer
    4. en generationwide
    5. en generation gap
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    Meaning of generation for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "generation" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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